Category: Podcasts

An interesting podcast …

  My good friend and colleague Randall Kennedy and I are tired of watching (and hearing) jazz slowly fade away. We ask why is this happening?   What’s happening in the music and what’s going on in the media when it comes to covering jazz?   Why do the same handful of names dominate nearly every…

By Jazz Online March 2, 2018 Off

The Real Al Jarreau

The vocalist Al Jarreau will forever be remembered for his innovative talent, warm personality and inspiring music. Back in 2011, we had the good fortune to hang out with Al and discuss his prolific musical career. On this very special Jazz Online podcast, we chat with Al and discuss his artistry, creative process and the…

By Jazz Online February 16, 2017 Off

Celebrating Woody Shaw on Columbia

Woody Shaw’s albums on Columbia Records stand as some of the finest for the late trumpeter and composer. Woody recorded for Columbia from 1977-1981 and it was during this time that he become recognized for his unique voice as a band leader, composer and as a stylist on trumpet, coronet and flugelhorn which in turn…

By The Jazz Messenger November 28, 2011 Off